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"Sunny Days and Sleepless Nights": A Brooklyn author born in Italy tells his story through his poems...
Mar 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Tiziano Thomas Dossena’s collection of award-winning selected poetry is titled “Sunny Days and Sleepless Night.” The author, born in Milan, Italy, spent his high school (John Jay H.S.) and college ...
NYC Poster Printing: The What, Why & How
Mar 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
 Posters are a simple an effective method of advertising your product or service. It can be useful for small business and large corporations alike. They are less expensive than other forms of adver...
The Use of Social Media in Personal Injury Litigation in New York
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Attorneys Using Social Media as Evidence in Personal Injury Claims For many, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are as much a part of their lives as a phone, computer...
What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing?
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP   New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing? If you’ve been injured...
Best Business Practices When Screening Applicants with Criminal Records
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates When an applicant with a criminal record applies for a job at your company, the screening can become complicated. You cannot make your decision based on any typ...
Bifurcated Trial System In Suffolk County & Nassau County Can Favor Defendants
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Palermo Tuohy Bruno, P.L.L.C. The Bifurcated Trial System Recently, we discussed how a century old rule barring mention of liability insurance may actually create bias in a jury, favoring a...
What Kinds of Employment Records Does Your Business Have to Keep?
Mar 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans There is a lot of administration involved with running a business, and sometimes you wonder what records to keep and how long you have to keep them. The EEOC ( Equal Employment O...
Spare Yourselves The Agony By Avoiding “Divorce the Hard Way”
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
While no divorce is ever easy, some divorces are the epitome of divorce gone wrong. Rational thinking is absent and emotions become explosive. As the crazy side of yourself and your partner emerges...
Texting While Driving in New York
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Have You Been Texting and Driving? Texting while driving in New York is against the law. In fact, 46 states ban texting while driving and two more states have a pa...
Shortcuts To A Green Card & Permanent Residence Laws
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 271 271 recommendations | email to a friend
Green Card: A green card allows the holder to legally reside, work and study in the United States. They have more permanency to them than visa, but don't allow full voting rights like a US citizen....

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Space offers unique, artistic way to exercise
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Investors Bank opens its doors in Greenpoint
Looks to work with local community groups
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Bushwick Inlet Park advocates try to dissuade potential buyers
Urge current owner to accept city’s $1 million offer for site
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Transit advocates begin campaign to turn around declining bus ridership
Coalition releases report highlighting possible solutions
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String of K2 overdoses alarms city officials, residents
Reignites push to crack down on synthetic marijuana
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Lack of good faith
Good faith is so ingrained in me that it has always seemed a given. The concept that one is making choices, policies, or actions with the best of intentions, to do no harm, to be thoughtful and mak...
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor announces plan for East New York business zone
City to invest $16 million to create jobs, industrial space
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Select Bus Service makes its way to Brooklyn
The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) have begun operating the B46 Select Bus Service line in Brooklyn, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced la...
Jul 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giglio festival links Italian history with Williamsburg streets
For the Italian community in Williamsburg, it’s a tradition that has been passed down through generations for nearly 130 years. The Giglio festival, now in its 129th year, kicked off on July 6 to m...
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Phase two of Heckscher Playground completed in record time
Elected officials and community members gathered on Monday to celebrate the ribbon cutting of the second phase of Heckscher Playground in Bushwick. The $2.25 million project was funded in a joint e...
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Admitting our ignorance
In my first days that I taught at an after school program, I would dread going to work. I was 23 and had a lot of ideas about how helpful I was going to be, what a powerful educator I could be. I w...
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Don't develop, preserve
Last year, I went to a dinner to celebrate St Nick's Alliance and was seated next to an affordable housing developer. I was very excited to sit with her because, as you know, housing happens to be ...
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Italian festival returns to Williamsburg
Giglio FeFor the next two weeks, the streets of Williamsburg will be filled with shouts of “Uaglio, Aizati i spalli!” (Boys, lift your shoulders!) as a popular religious festival returns. The Feast...
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McCarren Park Pool opens for the summer
With the sun shining through thick clouds and overbearing humidity filling the air, hundreds of local residents couldn’t wait to take a dip in the pool. Teens, parents and young children lined up a...
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East River State Park features new dog run
The dogs of north Brooklyn now have a new place to play and exercise. Officials cut the ribbon on a new dog run at East River State Park last Thursday morning. Surrounded by dogs and dog owners, of...
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